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Time-Life Films

Overview
Works: 1,634 works in 3,736 publications in 2 languages and 35,181 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  History  Television adaptations  Television programs  Historical films  Television plays  Televised plays  War films  Historical television programs 
Roles: Producer, Distributor
Classifications: PN1997, 822.33
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Most widely held works about Time-Life Films
 
Most widely held works by Time-Life Films
Life goes to war : a picture history of World War II( Book )

4 editions published between 1977 and 1978 in English and held by 1,230 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A pictorial survey of World War II, compiled from stories that appeared in "Life" magazine between 1936 and 1945
All creatures great & small : the complete series 1 collection by James Herriot( Visual )

23 editions published between 1997 and 2010 in English and held by 1,037 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the mid-1930s, young James Herriot, fresh from veterinary school, arrives in the beautiful Yorkshire Dales to begin his career
The ascent of man : a personal view by Jacob Bronowski( Visual )

25 editions published between 1973 and 2007 in English and held by 1,001 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A massive survey of science from flint tools to the theory of relativity. It was made as a science counterpart to Sir Kenneth Clark's series Civilisation, with Jacob Bronowski presenting his own view of science and mankind
All creatures great & small by James Herriot( Visual )

30 editions published between 2000 and 2010 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 886 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Television series that follows the true-life adventures of veterinarian James Herriot. Set in the windswept dales of Yorkshire, England, the series perfectly captures the warm drawing room fires and freezing wintry barns of the English countryside of the '30s. While this remote area cannot remain untouched by the threat of impending war, there are still plenty of battles to be fought on the home front: on the farms, in the fields and hand-to-hand in the surgery
Connections 3 by James Burke( Visual )

19 editions published between 1978 and 2007 in English and held by 741 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

James Burke presents science as a detective story, illustrating the connections between events of the past and inventions of the future. Burke tracks through twelve thousand years of history for the clues that lead to eight great life-changing inventions-- the atom bomb, telecommunications, the computer, the production line, jet aircraft, plastics, rocketry and television
All creatures great & small by James Herriot( Visual )

11 editions published between 2002 and 2010 in English and held by 696 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Continues the story of Yorkshire veterinarian, James Herriot
Coriolanus by William Shakespeare( Visual )

15 editions published between 1983 and 2003 in English and held by 651 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the last of his tragedies, Shakespeare gives Coriolanus as much human warmth as he can, shows clearly his virtues and defects, and accounts for his downfall wholly in terms of his own character. By focusing on human character rather than on political agreement, Shakespeare reveals a man who is essentially unattractive--one who can be admired for his strength, his openess, even the firmness of his political idealism--but one whom it is impossible to pity or love
Henry V by William Shakespeare( Visual )

16 editions published between 1979 and 2004 in English and held by 569 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The third of Shakespeare's plays portraying the emergence of England's most admired national hero, Henry V. He unites his people as he embarks on the invasion of France, deals justly with traitors, tirelessly leads his soldiers to victory and ensures future peace by his marriage to the Princess of France. Shakespeare examines these qualities that make a successful ruler and shows the prince in terms of isolation and responsibility that his success entails
William Shakespeare's Julius Caesar by William Shakespeare( Visual )

10 editions published between 1979 and 2002 in English and held by 564 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Breaking all conventional rules of drama, Shakespear creates neither a clear-cut hero nor a villain. Instead, this great tragedy presents complicated human beings in agonizing conflict with one another, and themselves."--Container
Fort Apache, the Bronx by Daniel Petrie( Visual )

11 editions published between 1981 and 2009 in English and held by 561 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Policemen of the 41st Precinct in the Bronx face murders, riots, and drugs on the outside, and corruption and indifference on the inside
The shock of the new by Robert Hughes( Visual )

12 editions published between 1979 and 2004 in English and held by 557 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Robert Hughes' history of modern art from cubism to pop and the avant-garde. The sequel to the BBC's Civilization series, picks up at the threshold of the 20th century. It is written and presented by Robert Hughes, art critic and senior writer for Time. Hughes draws on a wealth of documentary materials from the archives of the BBC, including rare footage and interviews with noted artists. The range of major figures includes Henri Matisse, Pablo Picasso, le Corbusier, Maz Ernst, Francis Bacon and Jackson Pollock."--Container
The Duchess of Duke Street by John Hawkesworth( Visual )

11 editions published between 1995 and 2012 in English and held by 516 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Through hard work, talent, and ambition, a servant girl rises from scullery maid to become the finest chef in London and Edwardian society's premier hostess. Along the way her beauty and spirit attract the attention of high-placed admirers
Lord Peter Wimsey mysteries( Visual )

4 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 444 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The quintessential English 1920s detective faces some of his toughest mysteries
The wonder years( Visual )

1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 383 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The show debuted on ABC in 1988 and ran for six seasons. Nominated for over 60 awards with 24 wins, including an Emmy for Outstanding Comedy Series in 1988, a Golden Globe for Best Television Series in 1989, and a Peabody Award in 1990
Romeo & Juliet by William Shakespeare( Visual )

7 editions published between 1978 and 2003 in English and held by 382 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Considered the greatest love story of all time and a bona fide "hit" for over 400 years. Romeo & Juliet is full of passion and oration. Shakespeare's most popular tragedy, it expresses love and death better perhaps, than any work in the English language
A guide to Civilisation by Time-Life Films( Book )

4 editions published in 1970 in English and held by 329 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Extensive collection of information on the underlying history, the works of art, the people, places, music and terminology in civilisation - A personal view, the thirteen-part film series written and narrated by Kenneth Clark
Othello by William Shakespeare( Visual )

8 editions published between 1981 and 2003 in English and held by 318 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A dramatization of William Shakespeare's play, Othello
Anna Karenina by Basil Coleman( Visual )

4 editions published between 1977 and 2014 in English and held by 303 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Nicola Pagett stars as Anna Karenina in this classic BBC adaptation of Leo Tolstoys epic tale of Passion set in late nineteenth century Russia. Anna is young, vivacious, beautiful and resigned to a loveless marriage of convenience to a man twenty years her senior. She moves in the highest circles of Czarist Russia and believes herself to be invulnerable to temptation. But her life changes dramatically when she meets Count Vronksy who awakens her dormant passion and changes her life with ultimately tragic consequences
A performance of Macbeth by William Shakespeare( Visual )

10 editions published between 1976 and 2003 in English and held by 273 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Driven by ambition and an unscrupulous wife, Macbeth murders the King of Scotland and claims the throne for himself. Haunted by ghosts and vexed by witches, he and his wife descend into the depths of madness and paranoia as they crumble beneath the weight of their crimes
The Majestic clockwork by Jacob Bronowski( Visual )

25 editions published between 1973 and 2008 in English and Spanish and held by 264 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Focuses on the contributions of Newton and Einstein in the evolution of physics by exploring the revolution that ensued when Einstein's theory of relativity upset Newton's description of the universe
 
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